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Effective Writing Skills for Social Work Students
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Effective Writing Skills for Social Work Students



June 2011 | 96 pages | Learning Matters
This concise text is written specifically to help students and practitioners hone their techniques and develop their skills when it comes to writing in a clear, accessible and, above all, rigorous manner. There are sections on good essay writing and how to construct an argument, referencing and plagiarism, and reflective and critical writing. More than just another study skills book, Effective Writing Skills for Social Work is focused on real, day-to-day practice issues and the complex academic demands faced by social work students.
 
Introduction
 
Writing for university
 
Placement preparation and practice
 
Writing for your practice placements
 
Conclusion
 
Appendices
 
References
 
Index

Comprehensive text for undergraduates on qualifying courses

Dr Shepard Masocha
School of Social Policy, Sociology & Social Research, University of Kent
June 26, 2012

Very good book for helping students to think about the importance of writing in a clear concise manner.

This book will also help students to on how to construct a good essay and how to construct a good argument.

Miss Fatima Khan
Social Work , Hammersmith & West London College
June 15, 2012

Excellent book that defines well the difference between writing for university and writing on placement. Some good writing around the need for reflective practice and how this should be done,

Mr Derek Barron
Education , Social Services Department
March 9, 2012
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